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MFA Program courses are facilitated by experienced volunteers. All courses and workshops are included with WVU Memberships at no extra charge. A full-time student typically takes three courses per semester for 3 years six week semesters.
WVU works differently; our courses vary in length according to the subject. For MFA students, courses are grouped by the semester.
For example, eight 2-week courses equal a one-semester course. Likewise, two 4-week courses plus one 8-week course equal a one-semester course. Part time students may take classes according to their schedules.
There is no time limit to complete the program. It begins January 28, Most join for the courses, but stay for the groups. WVU Site Guides are available to help members get started.
Our site guides are knowledgeable WVU Volunteers who love helping other writers. Within WVU are many writing groups and workshops.
Each has its own specialty, personality and writing goals. New members will always find a home in our community.
WVU currently has 30 active writing groups for beginning to advanced writers. Over writing courses and workshops are included at no extra charge to members. Classes may be taken at scheduled times with fellow members, or as self-study courses anytime.
WVU has the largest selection of online writing courses. Many of our members have become published authors since joining WVU. Our interactive classrooms are easy to use, intuitive and require no special software.
Quick help is always available if needed. Included is an extensive array of communication tools for members, including forums, private messaging, inter-community mailbox, chat rooms, and personal profile pages where members may share their successes, photos and videos.
Quick, friendly support is readily available whenever needed. Help requests are often responded to within minutes by WVU volunteers.
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